Chippewas vs Broncos Final: 27-22 - Recap
|Chippewas vs Broncos Final: 27-22 - Recap|
Western Michigan was unable to contain Zurlon Tipton on Saturday and the result was a 27-22 Week 12 loss against the Chippewas.
The Chippewas were a 2-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 51.5.
Cooper Rush completed 16 of 25 pass attempts for 167 yards for the Chippewas in the win. He was picked off 3 times by the Broncos defense.
Dareyon Chance rushed for 93 yards for Western Michigan, while Brian Fields added 44 yards. Zach Terrell threw for 147 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Dareyon Chance and Corey Davis had 45 and 40 yards respectively.
Central Michigan lost the offensive yardage battle to Western Michigan 311-285 yards in Saturday's game. Western Michigan had more first downs as that total ended up 17-16.
Central Michigan led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:03/28:57 split in that important category.
Next game, Central Michigan takes its act home to face Massachusetts looking for another win. For Western Michigan, they head on the road to face Northern Illinois.